Massa John or Life in the Old South [Dust Jacket Title: A Story of the Old South]

By: Durfee, Charles

Price: $34.95

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


. well told story, memorable in its cast of characters, vividly recapturing the atmosphere, the ideals, the language, and manners of a long lost era..[From the rear of the dust jacket.] ---------------- First Edition, First Printing. Very good plus in a Good Dust Jacket with price. Bindings are tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Minimal shelf handling wear. Dust Jacket presents well has age-toned; loss top of spine into the rear top edge; minor loss spine tips. 8vo; 8.125 inches tall; 290 pages. ------------ At the time of his death Charles Durfee was the oldest practicing attorney in Illinois. Col. Durfee had a record heavy with victories in the courtroom. He showed himself to be quite a writer in his later years. His outstanding work in this field is a book known as "Massa John" or A Story of the Old South. in which he sets forth his great interest in common people of Virginia. ------ Surprisingly uncommon. ------ Ref: CCE; Rootsweb

Title: Massa John or Life in the Old South [Dust Jacket Title: A Story of the Old South]

Author Name: Durfee, Charles

Categories: Other,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Boston, The Medor Press: 1957

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Type: Book

Seller ID: 011404